Definition of console table in English:

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console table

Pronunciation: /ˈkänˌsōl ˌtāb(ə)l/


A table supported by ornamented brackets, either movable or fixed against a wall.
Example sentences
  • Made in walnut veneer or oak and mounted on a powder-coated enamelled steel frame, this is designed to serve both as an eight-seater dining table and, by a simple twist of a clever mechanism in the table base, a console table.
  • She pulls herself up using the console table for support and grabs the phone.
  • Placing her half empty punch glass on the console table next to the sofa, Maria rose and slipped her hand through James's outstretched arm.

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Syllabification: con·sole ta·ble

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